What chance for peace in Sri Lanka?
The recent resumption of violence in Sri Lanka between the Tamil Tigers and Government forces has set back hopes that a peaceful settlement could be established in this long running conflict. Miranda Alison of Warwick's Department of Politics and International Studies provides an insight into the history of the conflict and examines whether a resolution is likely in the near future. Length: 23 minutes
This 2:35 long video explains the uses of phosphorus in its various types from matches to weapons of war. Phosperous is very reactive, especially white phosperous that burns rapidly and it is in part of every human body. Excellent. Warning that this element is very dangerous when exposed to the air.
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This unit introduces you to the role of the manager, it covers management activities looking at leadership, human resources, finance, project management, change managment, operations management and stakeholder management.
Law professor not surprised by Casey Anthony verdict
Jeff Bellin, an assistant professor in SMU's Dedman School of Law, told KLIF radio Tuesday he was not surprised that a Florida jury found Casey Anthony not guilty Tuesday of murdering her daughter in a trial that had garnered national attention for weeks.
Compréhension à l'audition: voler sans fin
A la fin de cette leçon, tu comprendras le contenu et la construction d'un entretien sur le vol à voile. Tu pourras expliquer des mots et des phrases à l'aide du contexte. Tu peux formuler une conclusion. Tu peux définir des liens conceptuels. Tu peux évalier des positions concernant le vol à voile.
Teargas fired in Malaysia protests
Malaysian police fire teargas and arrest hundreds in protests in the capital. (Rough Cut)
Chem 51A 11/30/09 Ch. 8. Elimination Reactions. Introduction to E2 Reactions
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Five Senses: Smell
Humans are able to smell through use of their noses. Molecules of odor are released by particular sources. These molecules are inhaled by humans through their nasal openings. The molecules are absorbed by mucus and interpreted by the brain as smell.
Very poor audio, images are not explained, and there is no background to the interviews.
Learn about Islam
This one minute overview rapidly explains that there are two different branches and the vital things to them are charity, fasting, praying, belief in God, and making a pilgrimage to Mecca.
Hila Ofek, harp
"From Safed to Jerusalem" - A Concert of Jewish Soul Music, Yad Vashem The Spring - Alphonse Hasselmans Hila Ofek, harp On August 24, 2011, a concert of Jewish soul music was held in Yad Vashem's Valley of the Communities. "From Safed to Jerusalem — A Concert of Jewish Soul Music" was held in the presence of hundreds of Holocaust survivors, their families and friends of Yad Vashem from Israel and abroad
Letteratura artistica o storia della critica d'arte
La storia della critica d’arte si occupa di tutte le fonti letterarie relative alle arti della visione classificabili in storia dell’arte, critica d’arte, letteratura artistica e intende trovare un senso nell’evoluzione del pensiero sull’arte collegato con le diverse circostanze storiche; la letteratura artistica si configura come un repertorio delle fonti, dei documenti scritti relativi alle opere d’arte figurative, nel quale prevale l’impegno documentario, l’illustrazione dei t
Multiple madness - Quiz
tests knowledge of concept of multiples
1.3 Searching for information on business and management
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or
This patient education program reviews the anatomy of the spine, the use of myelograms to diagnose problems with the spinal nerves or spinal cord, and the benefits and risks of this procedure. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Global Warming 101
Global warming could do more than just melt polar ice. It could change our maps, and displace people from cities and tropical islands. (03:05)
What the Ancients Knew: City in the Hillside
This 1:25 video tells of how the ancient cultures built a city in the hillside using geometry to lay out the grid so that it could be easier to live in during the seasons. This same system is used in many cities today. The video could be used to show the use of geometry in daily life.
Religious Norms Conference Berkeley 2011: Panel 3
The Challenge of Secularism in the Political and Religious Spheres in the Arab World: Belkacem Benzenine-NRCSCAA http://rps.berkeley.edu/ http://igov.berkeley.edu/
The Never Ending Struggle for Equality
As the citizens of Territorial Kansas were writing constitutions that would determine whether or not slavery was allowed in Kansas, they were also debating the issues of voting rights for blacks (in the versions that excluded slavery) and women. This debate was occurring across the nation among abolitionists and supporters of the woman's suffrage movement. This podcast features documents that address the arguments in favor of allowing most adults to vote in elections. The preamble to the cons